ALOR SETAR, June 2 (Bernama) - "Many entrepreneurs but selling the same items," that was the comment of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad after spending almost one-and-a-half-hours visiting the new Pekan Rabu Complex that was officially opened in May.
"I notice there are more traders but the problem is that they are selling the same items...we enter one shop, we can buy everything we want, there is no need to go to the other shops," he told reporters briefly...[Continue Reading]
PETALING JAYA, June 1 (Bernama) - The appointed Cabinet ministers are entitled to determine whether they need deputy ministers or not, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
"We do not know how many deputy ministers will be required. We will give the ministers the right to determine whether they need deputy ministers or not, he said at a press conference after having chaired a meeting of the Pakatan Harapan Presidential Council here.
Reporters had asked Dr Mahathir...[Continue Reading]
LANGKAWI, June 1 (Bernama) - The damage left behind by the Barisan Nasional (BN) government is much worse than previously thought, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said here tonight.
The damage had made much more difficult the efforts of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government to fulfill the 10 election promises within the first 100 days of the new administration, he said.
"We have achieved a victory that has brought (upon us) a huge burden. Before this, we did not know the...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, May 30 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today announced several important decisions taken at today's Cabinet meeting, including a special payment for some civil servants and all government pensioners as well as the abolition of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
At a media conference held after his second Cabinet meeting at Perdana Putra here, Dr Mahathir, who was flanked by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail and the Cabinet...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, May 31 (Bernama) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad here today.
He arrived at Perdana Putra at 11.35 am and was greeted upon arrival by Dr Mahathir.
Modi had made a brief stopover in Malaysia to personally extend his best wishes and congratulations to Dr Mahathir on Pakatan Harapan's victory in the 14th General Election and Dr Mahathir's appointment as the prime minister.
This is the first meeting between...[Continue Reading]